Category Archives: Black & White Photography

Street Photography and Photographing Children

Street Photography and Photographing Children A little good news. Petapixel, a very popular online photography magazine, has published the piece I wrote about photographing children in public without the parents’ permission. I’m pretty pleased about it. Give it a read … Continue reading

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Biking Kensington Market

As this lady rode by I began photographing her, panning my camera as she passed. She saw me and slowed to ensure I got a good shot, then stopped and posed. That’s the sort of thing you get when shooting … Continue reading

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Alternative Thinking

I shot this back in the spring during a short day out with my buddy David. The empty space around the building is where the now gone Ed’s Warehouse used to be. Ed’s Warehouse was a iconic city landmark, now … Continue reading

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Laundry Day

I shot this back in the middle of June during a walkabout in Toronto’s west end. I like how the rest of the person is reflected in the glass of the door, although admittedly it’s not easy to see. Hope … Continue reading

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Not another CN Tower shot…

I don’t like shooting the CN Tower for two reasons: 1. it’s been done to death, and 2. it’s next to impossible to get anything interesting. But despite myself I still shoot the damn thing whenever I’m in the ‘hood. … Continue reading

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Lively Kensington Market

I snapped this during the first Pedestrian Sunday of the season at Kensington Market. For those not from Toronto, Kensington Market is a lively little community sort of stuck in time and the last Sunday of every month in the … Continue reading

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A rare selfie…

Okay, it’s not going to put Kim Kardashian to shame or anything, but here’s a neat selfie I snapped a week or so back. Sort of a picture in picture. Hope you’re having a good week.

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Chinatown Girl

I saw this adorable little Asian girl before she noticed me, so I framed the shot and waited for her to look up. She was so cute. Another Saturday in Chinatown, Toronto. Hope you like it. On another note, I’ve … Continue reading

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